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From Dunlap

  • Proceed north on Hwy 127 through Dunlap. Turn right onto Hwy 111 South (toward Chattanooga) just north of Dunlap.
  • Proceed past the East Valley rd exit … unless you want to first drive to the LZ – if so, then exit and turn right at East Valley, turn left at Davis Chapel/East Valley Baptist Church. From the LZ you can proceed up the mountain on Henson Gap rd to Window Rock rd, otherwise:
  • Continue up Hwy 111 to Lewis Chapel Road and exit to the right.
  • Take the first right on Picnic rd.
  • Turn left at the next intersection onto Henson Gap rd (unmarked).
  • Take the first right onto Window Rock Road (Bowman Road) and proceed about 1.7 miles to TTT entrance on right marked by painted rock. If the gate is locked and you don’t know the combination to the lock, contact a neighbor.

From Chattanooga

  • Take Hwy 27 north.
  • After passing the Hwy 153/Chickamauga Dam Exit, proceed past the town of Soddy Daisy, the Sequoyah Exit. You will pass part of the lake.
  • Exit left onto Hwy 111 North toward Dunlap.
  • Proceed up the mountain and across the plateau. Exit and turn left onto Lewis Chapel Road.
  • Take the first right on Picnic rd.
  • Turn left at the next intersection onto Henson Gap rd (unmarked).
  • Take the first right onto Window Rock Road (Bowman Road) and proceed about 1.7 miles to TTT entrance on right marked by painted rock. If the gate is locked and you don’t know the combination to the lock, contact a neighbor.

Directions to the Landing Zone from Launch

  • After leaving TTT driveway, turn left.
  • Go to the end of Window Rock Road and turn left.
  • Follow Henson’s Gap Road down the mountain and at the bottom
  • Turn left onto Davis Loop immediately at the bottom.
  • Follow until you reach the LZ.
  • Please consider the locals and drive slowly past their houses.
  • To proceed to the Shady Bottom Breakdown area, continue past Davis Loop until you see the pull-out on the left just past the sweetgum thicket. It is directly across Henson Gap Road from Graham Road on the right. Park in the grassy area behind the brush line and ditch. The Rock Bottom creekside picnic area is also accessible from here.